Sales of liquor to minors during police sting operations in
the past financial year rose to 33%, and continual monitoring
is needed to keep on top of the problem, Dunedin City Council
liquor licensing co-ordinator Kevin Mechen says.
A landowner's request to buy part of a 20m wide, C-shaped
reserve on the bank of Kaikorai Stream will be given further
consideration, following a meeting of the Green Island
Esplanade Reserve hearings committee in Dunedin.